Posts Tagged ‘Palliative care’

Fr. Daniel Chui: Looking at Life and Death in Sickness (Revised edition for 2016)

The Supreme Court of Canada struck down the law against assisted suicide as unconstitutional in 2015. The Parliament has to come up with a new law allowing assisted suicide by June 6, 2016. Fr. Daniel Chui, who passed away as a result of cancer, had shared with us his struggles and reflections during his battle against cancer. He also shared with us what he thought about assisted suicide.
Publish date: 2016 - 3 - 19

Fr. Daniel Chui: Looking at Life and Death in Sickness

Once again, euthanasia and assisted suicide have generated a lot of discussions lately. There are different views regarding how to help the terminally ill. Fr. Daniel Chui, who is currently battling with cancer, shares with us the struggles he has been through as well as his view towards assisted suicide.
Publish date: 2014 - 11 - 1

The Final Journey

When we are faced with illness in ourselves or in our families, we often find ourselves ill-equipped to face the challenges that accompany such struggles. Fountain of Grace takes a closer look at Palliative Care, to see how it helps patients and their families understand the meaning of earthly life, while at the same time preparing them for eternal life.
Publish date: 2014 - 7 - 5

Euthanasia: Facts and Myths

Bill C-384, an act to legalize euthanasia and assisted suicide, will soon be voted on in the Canadian Parliament. What exactly is euthanasia after all? If this bill becomes law, what will be the long term implications to patients, their families, medical professionals, and all Canadians?
Publish date: 2010 - 3 - 21

Angel of Life

Jeannie, a pro-life advocate and a volunteer for palliative care, shares her experiences in helping pregnant mothers and terminally ill patients.
Publish date: 2009 - 1 - 4